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Stories with subject: Botanical gardens
  • Unique birds: Trumpeter swans have home in Valparaiso 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 9:22 am

    VALPARAISO, Indiana - Two rare birds considered completely extinct in most of the country by the early 20th century have graced the grounds of Taltree Arboretum for the last three years.

  • Botanical garden displays rare Society Island plant prints 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 1:50 pm

    KALAHEO, Hawaii - Plant prints from the mid-16th century are on display at the National Tropical Botanical Garden for the next few weeks in honor of Capt. James Cook's first three Pacific voyages.

  • An all-white garden in NYC, inspired by a historic design 
    Updated: Apr-14-15 2:54 pm

    NEW YORK - First come the snowdrops, peeking through the snow, then as things warm up, hellebores and crocuses, followed by geraniums, peonies, anemones, camellias and many more. But there's one thing all the flowers in this particular garden have in common: They're all white.